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Overland Park Chamber receives 5-Star Accreditation

Nov 24, 2014 in Chamber News

The Overland Park Chamber of Commerce has received recognition for its sound policies, effective organizational procedures, and positive impact on the community with 5-Star Accreditation, the highest rating awarded by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Read more



Chamber Golf Tournament to be September 11

Aug 1, 2014 in Chamber News

The Overland Park Chamber of Commerce to host 2014 Golf Tournament on Thursday, September 11 at Deer Creek Golf Club. Read more



Chamber announces 2014 State Legislative Voting Record

Jul 14, 2014 in Chamber News

The Overland Park Chamber of Commerce has released its 2014 Kansas Legislative Session Final Report and Voting Record. Read more



Events to introduce primary election candidates

Jul 10, 2014 in Chamber News

The Johnson County Public Policy Council is hosting a series of events introducing candidates for state and county offices in the upcoming primary election on August 5. Read more



Chamber extends sympathy

Apr 14, 2014 in Chamber News

The Overland Park Chamber extends its deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Dr. William Corporon, Reat Underwood and Teresa Lamanno, who were killed Sunday afternoon. Read more



Chamber hires Robinett for Government Affairs post

Mar 3, 2014 in Chamber News

A familiar face has joined the staff of the Overland Park Chamber of Commerce with the selection of Tom Robinett as vice president of government affairs. Read more



Chamber to feature Rodrock with "Stories of Success"

Feb 20, 2014 in Chamber News

Darol Rodrock, one of Johnson County’s most prolific and successful developers, will be the featured speaker in the Chamber's next “Stories of Success” program. Read more



Chamber's Annual Meeting to feature former "Undercover Boss"

Nov 7, 2013 in Chamber News

A Midwestern CEO who has appeared on CBS’ “Undercover Boss” will be the featured speaker at the Overland Park Chamber of Commerce’s 2013 Annual Meeting and Luncheon. Read more



Congressman Yoder to speak at Chamber's Washington Update

Aug 22, 2013 in Chamber News

Congressman Kevin Yoder will be the featured speaker at Washington Update, a business luncheon presented by the Overland Park Chamber of Commerce. Read more



Sprint's Price to be featured in Executive Leadership Series

Jul 22, 2013 in Chamber News

Sandy Price, Sprint’s Senior Vice President of Human Resources, will be the featured speaker in the next installment of the Executive Leadership Series to be presented August 22. Read more



Breakfast series features legislative updates

Mar 5, 2013 in Chamber News

Members of the Johnson County state legislative delegation are participating in a series of five Saturday breakfasts. Read more



Chamber introduces Executive Leadership Series

Feb 14, 2013 in Chamber News

The Overland Park Chamber of Commerce has introduced a new series of quarterly breakfasts in which local executives will share career insights with fellow executives and those who aspire to top leadership positions. Read more



Mayor Gerlach to present 2013 State of the City Address

Feb 8, 2013 in Chamber News

Mayor Carl Gerlach will deliver his State of the City Address on Tuesday, February 19, at a luncheon in the Overland Park Convention Center. Read more



Chamber announces 2013 State Legislative Priorities

Dec 13, 2012 in Chamber News

The Overland Park Chamber of Commerce has adopted its 2013 State Legislative Priorities that it will support on behalf of Overland Park businesses. Read more



Chamber holds 2012 annual meeting

Dec 7, 2012 in Chamber News

More than 500 business professionals heard four chief executive officers of Overland Park companies discuss the economic outlook during the Overland Park Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Meeting. Read more



Four CEOs to present economic outlook at Chamber's Annual Meeting

Nov 30, 2012 in Chamber News

Four top executives of notable Overland Park-based companies will discuss local, regional and national business and economic trends as the featured program at the Overland Park Chamber of Commerce’s 2012 Annual Meeting and Luncheon. Read more



July new housing permits maintain improvement trend

Aug 28, 2012 in Chamber News

In cities across the Greater Kansas City Metropolitan Area, housing production continues to climb in 2012 with the second highest month this year, according to a monthly building permit statistics report. Read more



Chamber releases 2012 Legislative Voting Record

Jul 13, 2012 in Chamber News

The Overland Park Chamber of Commerce has released its 2012 Kansas Legislative Session Final Report and Voting Record on how local legislators voted on pro-business issues that impact Johnson County. Read more



Candidate Forums announced

Jul 11, 2012 in Chamber News

A series of candidate forums leading up to the primary election on August 7 have been announced by the Johnson County Public Policy Council. Read more



Chamber pleased with redistricting results

Jun 11, 2012 in Chamber News

The Overland Park Chamber of Commerce and its intervenors Ben Craig and Larry Winn praise the action of the panel of federal judges for completing the difficult task of drawing redistricting maps. Read more



Chamber intervenes in redistricting lawsuit

May 18, 2012 in Chamber News

On behalf of the Overland Park Chamber, business and civic leaders Ben Craig and Larry Winn have filed a motion to intervene in the Kansas redistricting lawsuit brought by a Republican precinct committeewoman.

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Johnson County survey verifies long-held community priorities

Feb 15, 2012 in Chamber News

The Overland Park Chamber Foundation today released results of a community scan of Johnson County voters and businesses that indicate priorities are closely aligned. Read more



Chamber to hold information meeting on Cuba travel program

Jan 12, 2012 in Chamber News

The Chamber is holding an information session on January 26 to provide details about its upcoming Discover Cuba travel program, May 17-25. Read more



Chamber Foundation announces 2012 Leadership class

Dec 2, 2011 in Chamber News

The Overland Park Chamber Foundation has selected 30 business professionals to participate in the 2012 Leadership Overland Park program. Read more



Chamber's Annual Meeting to feature KCPT's Ruckus

Nov 11, 2011 in Chamber News

KCPT's popular Ruckus will be the featured program at the Chamber's Annual Meeting and Luncheon on December 7. Read more



Overland Park Chamber releases 2011 Voting Record

Aug 5, 2011 in Chamber News

The Chamber has released its 2011 Kansas Legislative Session Final Report and Voting Record on how Johnson County legislators voted on the Chamber’s legislative agenda. Read more



Leadership class oversees creation of garden at Deanna Rose Farmstead

Jun 3, 2010 in Chamber News

Deanna Rose Farmstead will dedicate a new garden created with the help of the Overland Park Chamber’s 2010 Leadership Overland Park class at 9:30 a.m. on June 5. Read more



Chamber to kick off Young Professionals program

Feb 4, 2009 in Chamber News

Young professionals working or living in Johnson County are invited to the kick-off reception for the Johnson County Young Professionals on Monday, February 23 at Trezo Vino Wine Bistro. Read more



Suze Parker Becomes 2009 Chairman

Jan 2, 2009 in Chamber News

As the 2009 chairman of the Overland Park Chamber of Commerce, Suze Parker is only the second woman to sit at the head of the board table in the Chamber’s 40-year history, and the first in a decade. Read more

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